Reports Report 5538eu (Event 5538-2017)

Name John M
Experience Level 1/5
Remarks There was 4 of us all watching it outside as it was pitch black and it just appeared out of no where from East to West and it was low and huge and extremly bright, we are 4 adults age range from 63 - 71.
Address , England (GB)
Latitude 54° 59' 36.68'' N (54.993521°)
Longitude 1° 42' 28.35'' W (-1.707874°)
Elevation 115.936707m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 GMT
UT Date & Time 2017-12-31 17:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From left to right
Descent Angle 90°
Facing azimuth 10.51°
First azimuth 81.43°
First elevation 63°
Last azimuth 305.13°
Last elevation 25°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -27
Color Yellow, Red
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Bits of bright fire trails coming away from main ball and tail.